Opinion & Advice

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Mashers react: Ray Rice and the NFL Opinion & Advice

Maggie Roache and Vijay Vemu react to how the NFL has handled Ray Rice's incident

September 16, 2014

New friends, new drama
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September 15, 2014

Dr T. and James Wendt of Naperville North tackle this reader's question

How has 9/11 changed your life?
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September 11, 2014

It’s been 13 years since the attacks on Sept. 11. These teens look back

Is Taylor Swift’s music video offensive or harmless?
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August 25, 2014

Two Mashers sound off on the music video for "Shake It Off"

Is the ‘ice bucket challenge’ a good idea?
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August 21, 2014

Elani and Maya sound off on what they think about the latest viral trend

A Teen’s Take on Ferguson

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August 20, 2014

Masher Khushi Suri
 reacts to what's happening in Ferguson

Affirmative action to affirm action
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August 20, 2014

Damilola Ajasa examines what happened in Ferguson, and how affirmative action could help

Thor is going to be a woman — so what?
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July 22, 2014

Elani Kaufman explains what the recent Marvel news means

I feel awkward in groups
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June 19, 2014

Dr. T and McKayla Braid take on this reader's question